Engineering Officer - Network

Isle of Man | Jersey | Guernsey | £40,000 to £50,000 | Permanent

Our client is a leading utilities firm headquartered in Singapore and listed on the Singapore stock exchange. The firm plays a principal role in the global oil & gas industry and holds a strong position in processing, trading and distribution.

Their European operation is based on the Isle of Man where they have more than 40,000 customers connected to the network. They have been supplying gas in the Channel Islands and Isle of Man since the 1830s.

Committed to doing business in accordance with sustainable development, they strive towards integrating economic, environmental and social factors in their daily operations. Based on the Isle of Man the role is with one of their partner businesses.


  • Acting as Network Controller ensuring safe operational controls across our natural gas, LPG and LPG/Air networks

  • Responsible for meter asset management, ensuring age replacement programs are specified and controlled

  • Responsible for ArcGIS, Network Analysis and MRPS, ensuring accurate data is captured and transferred for interpretation, reporting and analysis

  • Developing and improving computerised maintenance management system to ensure all Network & Meter maintenance tasks are specified to maximise; compliance, performance, integrity and efficiency

  • Ensuring the CMMS is utilised to provide the Asset Management Function with key performance indicators

  • Demonstrate asset performance, integrity and efficiency

  • Ensuring asset risk is reduced by managing the scheduling of preventative and reactive maintenance tasks

  • Responsible for specifying the Network & Meter maintenance required for the planning stages of capital projects

  • Providing expertise and consultancy to staff and business customers regarding asset maintenance standards

  • Providing asset integrity management support to the asset management function and the rest of the business

  • Continually improve the operation of the staff and processes in the asset management function

  • Challenge inefficiencies and inaccuracies and provide solutions in line with IEG values

  • Responsible for Project Team during CAPEX Project initiation and implementation stages

  • Successful delivery of key objectives set by the Head of Asset Management

  • Achieve defined outcomes in all areas of responsibility

  • Responsible for detailing variances in all areas of responsibility and ensuring corrective actions are closed

  • Responsible for managing and controlling CAPEX specific to allocated Network Capital projects

  • Expected to contribute to their annual performance development review and interim performance reviews

  • Responsible for their own health and safety and the impact of their advice and actions on others

  • Responsible for identifying any possible risks or near misses via the Hazard reporting procedure

  • Employ a close working relationship with; Asset Operations Manager, Asset Integrity Manager, Head of Network Operations and all other Operational Officers across Guernsey, Jersey and Isle of Man


  • Chartered Engineer approved by the British Engineering Council

  • Undergraduate degree (equivalent) or higher in engineering field or 10 years + experience in Gas Industry

  • Industry level health and safety qualifications (IOSH/NEBOSH) and project management certification – preferred

  • Experience working within Gas Distribution in line with IGEM Technical Standards

  • 5+ Years professional experience in an engineering and asset maintenance environment

  • Experience leading operational teams. Experience in remote team management

  • Focused on achieving the completion of objectives within defined timescales to the agreed quality.